Bowleven Spuds Sapele Well Offshore Cameroon

Bowleven has commenced drilling operations on the Sapele-1 exploratory well in Block MLHP-5 in the Etinde Permit, offshore Cameroon. The targets of the well are a series of stacked reservoir objectives from the proven Miocene fairway down to the deeper Cretaceous fairway that is prolific in other wells in West Africa. The Sapele-1 well is being drilled by the Noble Tommy Craighead jackup to an estimated targeted depth of 14,560 feet (4,450 meters) in about 70 to 80 days, excluding testing.

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